1.Where does lactic acid come from during vigorous exercise? 2.What is the difference between aerobic and anaerobic respiration? 3.Why is lactic acid formed even when the athlete is breathing oxygen? 4.What is the final electron acceptor in aerobic respiration? 5.How is lactic acid buildup dealt with by the body? 1.Does gender affect the accumulation of lactic acid? Why or why not? 2.Does body size affect accumulation of lactic acid? Why or why not? 3.What role does the athlete's cardiovascular fitness play in lactic acid buildup? 4.What are the physiological factors that may alter the amount of lactic acid accumulation in the same athlete?
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- Fall '18
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- Circadian rhythm